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  • [Association documents] -- November 19, 1871
    Sinai Congregation, Board of Directors Minutes

    A quorum being present, a motion was made to suspend the rules in order to accept the petition of Leon Mandel for membership. Carried....Leon Mandel was then elected member of the Chicago Sinai Congregation.